Natalie Trevisan

BSpHSc, MSLP, MSPA, CPSP

Natalie graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Speech and Hearing Sciences. She also completed a Master of Speech-Language Pathology and is a member of the Golden Key Academic Honour Society. Natalie is a member and registered certified practising speech pathologist (CPSP) with Speech Pathology Australia (SPA).

Natalie has experience assessing and providing treatment to children, adolescents and young adults aged from 0-20 years covering a range of clinical areas such as Developmental Language Disorders (DLD), Speech Sound Disorders (SSD), Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS), social skills, literacy difficulties, dyslexia, voice, feeding, fluency and accent modification. She has experience with more complex clients including acquired brain injury, Global Developmental Delay (GDD), learning difficulties, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Hearing Loss (HL), Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), working memory difficulties, chromosomal abnormalities, selective mutism and anxiety. Natalie has attended SPA workshops and an ASD research conference; Making Sense of ASD, at Macquarie University. Natalie is a dedicated learner and continues to further her clinical skills and knowledge through frequent attendance at professional development conferences, seminars, workshops and lectures.

 

Natalie's additional training includes:

  • Sensory Tools: Traffic Jam in my Brain

  • Blades: Adding Meaning and Interaction to Language Therapy

  • Hanen: It Takes Two to Talk

  • Georgina Ahrens Kids World: Understanding the Why Behind Behaviour

  • Sensory Connections DIR Floortime; Stages 1 & 2

  • Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding

  • CSDS: Paediatric Feeding & Swallowing Education (PFASE)

  • Feeding Matters: Paediatric Feeding Disorder Screening Tool Development

 

Natalie is passionate about using a family-centred approach to formulate intervention goals with clients and their families, to improve and positively contribute to their overall quality of life. She has a particular interest in working with infants, toddlers and preschoolers in early intervention and feeding.

Natalie has worked in interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary roles across a range of service delivery models including private practice, medical centres, daycare centres, preschools, schools and teleheath. Natalie is a bilingual speech pathologist and is able to communicate effectively with clients in both English and Italian.

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